• Foreign Affairs  

Vietnam active in G20 senior official meeting in Germany
Assistant to the Foreign Minister Vu Quang Minh has highlighted the importance of globalisation and multilateral trade, while calling for G20 countries’ more attention to adjusting policies to ensure the equal distribution of benefits brought by globalisation, thus promoting inclusive and sustainable development.
Vietnam attends UN Human Right Council’s 34th session
10:53 26/03/2017
Vietnam made active contributions to the United Nations Human Rights Council’s 34th session in Geneva, Switzerland, on March 23rd -24th, which adopted 42 resolutions and decisions.
ASEAN chief justices meet in Brunei
10:51 26/03/2017
Council of ASEAN Chief Justices (CACJ) is holding its fifth meeting in Brunei from March 22-25 with the participation of 10 ASEAN member countries.
Ho Chi Minh City willing to expand cooperation with Francophone localities
14:47 25/03/2017
Ho Chi Minh City hopes to cooperate with and receive support from overseas resources, including French-speaking countries and their localities, to address challenges such as urban traffic, environmental pollution and climate change, said a local official.
Singapore’s Prime Minister wraps up Vietnam visit
10:59 25/03/2017
Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his spouse left Hanoi on March 24th afternoon, wrapping up his official visit to Vietnam from March 21st at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
HCM City hosts Francophone Parliamentary Assembly’s conference
10:51 25/03/2017
A meeting of the Committee on Parliamentary Affairs of the Francophone Parliamentary Assembly (APF) opened in Ho Chi Minh City on March 24th, bringing together over 50 delegates from 20 APF’s sub-committees.
Singaporean PM meets Hanoi, Da Nang officials
10:44 25/03/2017
Hanoi wishes to liaison with Singapore in urban planning and management, greening, smart-city construction and personnel training, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung said when meeting Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Hanoi on March 24th.
Israeli President visits Ho Chi Minh city
19:18 24/03/2017
On March 23rd, Nguyen Thanh Phong, Party Central Committee member and Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee, met with Israeli President Reuven R. Rivlin and his delegation who are on visit to Vietnam.
Cuba, Vietnam seek stronger relations
06:43 24/03/2017
Cuba wishes to further strengthen the special relations with Vietnam, visiting Minister of Revolutionary Armed Forces (FAR) of Cuba Sen. Lieut. Gen. Leopoldo Cintra Frias told Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong.
Party General Secretary hosts Singapore’s Prime Minister
06:39 24/03/2017
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong spoke highly of the cooperation between the CPV and the People’s Action Party of Singapore.